Lawrence General Hospital Senior Medical Assistant in Andover, Massachusetts
The Senior Medical Assistant is required to perform all duties of the Medical Assistant and functions as the resource person to the non-licensed staff. Also, the lead acts as a liaison between management and staff. The Senior Medical assistant in the office setting is a specialty requiring a variety of skills, including but not limited to: Receptionist, registration duties, ICD9 coding, data collection for billing procedures, charge posting, maintains appointment schedules, schedules surgeries/ procedures and obtains appropriate authorizations and referrals, provides appropriate patient instructions per physician orders. The Senior Medical Assistant assists in some practices with patient care providing first level counseling to staff. Keeps manager apprised of early personnel issues. Bilingual English-Spanish preferred. Required: HS diploma or GED, Medical Assistant Certification and a minimum of three years of related work experience.